Daily Prompts- A Turtle

It will retract itself into the shell when you provoke it

Give it some peace and space and gradually it’ll emerge

This little turtle looks delicate but is quite a tough guy

Feed it crisp cut leaves of lettuce or apple slices

But don’t think it an aberration when it switches to

Eating worms for all species have a different palate

Some like to keep them as pets others admire them from afar

It is one of the oldest types of reptiles on our planet

In response to the following prompts;




Better, Crisp, Cut





Word of the day challenge;




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